News

Black Lives Matter

Today the Arts Council published a blog that states unequivocally that Black Lives Matter. Ropetackle supports the statement below Link to sources …

Read more >

Rescheduled Shows

Hello valued customer of Ropetackle! Firstly a massive thank you to everyone who has stuck by us over the past …

Read more >

We received Arts Council/National Lottery funding!

We have been awarded a grant of £34,800 through the national Arts Council scheme, which helps venues like ours stay …

Read more >

COVID-19

In common with other venues, we are continuing to monitor closely Government regulations and guidance to enable us to decide …

Read more >

COVID-19

RE-SCHEDULING OF SHOWS As previously indicated, our staff are in the process of rescheduling shows which have had to be …

Read more >

She Shore Finalists

PRESS RELEASE She Shore Live Finalists Ride the Ropetackle Wave to Success We are thrilled to announce the names of …

Read more >

Snow White Raises £4k

Christmas may be long gone, but the spirit of Christmas isn’t as two local charities have found. Shoreham Food Bank …

Read more >

Snow White Goes to Shoreham Beach

PRESS RELEASE Children at Shoreham Beach Primary School were treated to an assembly with a difference on Wednesday 4th December, …

Read more >

New Centre Manager

Press Release New Centre Manager Appointment Made Shoreham’s award-winning Ropetackle Arts Centre has appointed a new Centre Manager, Anne-Marie Williams. …

Read more >

Climate Change Summit

Shoreham Climate Change Summit will tackle issues head on   Ropetackle, Shoreham Wordfest and the Campaign for the Protection of …

Read more >

Ropetackle 2020 Fundraising Gig

Local community rallies round for Ropetackle Less than two weeks since the launch of its Ropetackle 2020 Patrons and Friends …

Read more >

Ropetackle 2020

AUTHOR PETER JAMES LAUNCHES ROPETACKLE PLAN FOR SURVIVAL “MORE THAN JUST AN ARTS CENTRE” A new community fundraising appeal has …

Read more >

Patron’s Scheme

ROPETACKLE LAUNCHES PLAN FOR SURVIVAL A new fundraising appeal has been launched by Ropetackle Arts Centre, Shoreham’s purpose-built community arts …

Read more >

Ropetackle voted best Sussex Theatre and Arts Venue

For a small venue of only 200 seats, Ropetackle really does pack a punch when it comes to live shows. This …

Read more >

Ropetackle Film Club Shoreham Movies Cinema

Ropetackle Cinema goes Dementia Friendly

Ropetackle Cinema is proud to launch its new programme of Relaxed and Friendly Screenings with a showing of Mamma Mia …

Read more >

Exciting summer programme launched

Pirates, comedians, rockers, jazz stars, blues legends, breakthrough artists and a host of children’s shows and films…all these and more …

Read more >

Big Voices Set to Make Waves at Ropetackle

  Two of Europe’s most admired vocalists are appearing on the same stage when Jo Harman and Elles Bailey come …

Read more >

Food and Drink

Economy expert comes back to Shoreham for exclusive show

Paul Johnson, Director of the UK’s pre-eminent economic think-tank, the Institute of Fiscal Studies, makes a welcome return to Shoreham’s …

Read more >

Morgan & West’s Utterly Spiffing Spectacular Magic Show for Kids (and Childish Grown-ups!)

Fresh from their appearance on CW Network and Netflix’s Penn & Teller: Fool Us, and a run of packed performances …

Read more >

Keeping children (and adults) fully entertained this Spring

Things never stay still for long at Ropetackle, the innovative multi-arts venue in Shoreham by Sea. You’d think with the …

Read more >

Shoreham Port: Past, Present and Future

The fascinating story of Shoreham Port, a symbol of progress and pride in the region, will be brought to life …

Read more >

Our heartfelt thanks to Brian, an original volunteer

Last Thursday April 12th saw the final day of work for long-time Ropetackle volunteer Brian Whipp. Brian, 77, joined the …

Read more >

JOB OPPORTUNITY – Ropetackle Café Manager

Ropetackle Café – Café Manager We have an exciting opportunity for a Café Manager to manage both front-of-house and behind-the-scenes …

Read more >

Introducing our new Saturday Sessions – free events!

The Ropetackle team is delighted to bring musicians, poets, singers and other creative types together to lead public sessions. We’re …

Read more >

Ropetackle Arts Portal

We’re happy to have launched a new series of workshops offering invaluable insight for aspiring arts professionals. Taking place on …

Read more >

“Oh Yes It Is!” Panto supports ‘Cancer Is A Drag’

LP Creatives (the theatrical team behind the Christmas pantomime) are proud to announce that they will be supporting the charity …

Read more >

A Fantastic November Barnstormers Comedy…

November: the traditional calm before the storm that is the Christmas silly season, and an opportunity to enjoy some top-flight …

Read more >

A ‘thank you’ from Water Aid

Another £1000 collected! With many thanks to you all from us (and from all the people now drinking clean water). …

Read more >

Ropetackle appoints first full-time director following 10 year success.

Ropetackle Arts Centre has appointed its first full time director. The appointment comes after the venue celebrated its tenth anniversary …

Read more >

  •   A great local venue, always something on that appeals to all people. Lovely to have a local arts venue and not to have to go to Brighton

    chris b
    7/28/2019
  •   Fabulous friendly award winning venue run almost entirely by volunteers. Films.,bands, recitals talks you name it you can experience it here. Lovely cafe and bar and fab staff.

    Sula062014
    8/08/2019
  •   Just returned from our first visit to this place to see a band. The refreshment prices were good for a venue, half the price of places like the o2 or... read more

    Marc H
    10/14/2019
  •   Attracts great diverse acts from nostalgic 1970s acts to new local talent as well as great comedy. Bar and informal restaurant there as well with good ale and appetising home... read more

    davidj0d0nnell
    8/18/2019
  •   This venue is great for a night out. They have an assortment of entertainment, we mainly see bands or tribute bands. The one in July was Eagles tribute and the... read more

    SHARON T
    10/10/2019
  •   Lovely little place for a relax and chill in a morning! Coffee cake and a magazine. Meeting friends and family - or just a little working morning on my own!

    BIves24
    1/19/2020
  •   We have been to the panto at the Ropetackle several times and this year it was as good, if not better than ever. It had all the ingredients we... read more

    lhrhkg
    12/29/2019
  •   Another great Sunday Jazz , just love the place, great place To go Sunday jazz is just a delight once a month

    johnoE8348BW
    2/02/2020
  •   Have been to several shows at Ropetackle Arts Centre. Plenty of variety for all tastes. It is great that you can sit in the comfort of a table and chair... read more

    Arnicaqueen
    10/10/2019
  •   Recently saw the South Coast Soul Review at Ropetackle and enjoyed a really good live band. Always a nice atmosphere and you can enjoy a drink inside the performance... read more

    Josie C
    7/15/2019
MENU